Accession Number : AD0764681

Title :   Engineering and Development Program Plan - Air Traffic Control Technology.

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON D C SYSTEMS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICE

Report Date : JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : The technology program plan is one in a series of program plans published to document the Engineering and Development activities of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). It describes current and planned activities to examine advanced concepts and techniques and to evaluate their application in the Air Traffic Control (ATC) environment. The program is divided into two major categories: Data Entry and Display Technology and Advanced Computer Technology. The National Aviation Facilities Experimental Center (NAFEC) and the Transportation Systems Center (TSC) are involved in accomplishing this program. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT), CATHODE RAY TUBE SCREENS, COLOR TELEVISION TUBES, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, TEST SETS, COMPUTERS, SCHEDULING, COSTS

Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE